The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 - £71.00
Ruby on Rails
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
66 77 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.60% 20.21% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 40
Median daily rate £420 £339 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.98% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Ruby on Rails
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Northamptonshire region.

Ruby on Rails Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire